Master of Science in Business

A customized program to suit your career goals

Introducing the Master of Science in Business

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Build a program that enhances your skills and accelerates your career.

The Trulaske Master of Science in Business is a customizable interdisciplinary degree program that allows you to craft a business degree to suit your unique educational needs and career goals. This innovative program provides knowledge of business fundamentals through 12 core graduate business hours, and allows you to further expand your education with the selection of two graduate certificates from colleges throughout the University of Missouri.

What goals do you want to reach? What barriers do you want break?

Today’s business landscape demands diverse expertise in a variety of business fields, such as marketing analytics, financial management, investments, entrepreneurship and taxation. The Master of Science in Business lets you build on your experience, gaining modern skills through graduate certificates that “stack” to become a master’s degree. Start dreaming and then start building. Repeat.

The Master of Science in Business is 100% online.

How it works

In this highly customizable program, you will work individually with an academic advisor to craft a course plan that suits your needs. You can complete the degree in as little as three semesters, or over a longer time period that fits your busy schedule.

Choose one certificate either offered exclusively from or jointly with the Trulaske College of Business.

*some on-campus options available


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Choose one certificate offered by the Trulaske College of Business or a Mizzou partner. (Don’t see the program you want? Let us know. Certificates are added regularly.)

*some on-campus options available


Complete 12 hours of core Trulaske College of Business graduate coursework:

Core MS in Business foundations

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
FINANC 7410 Managerial Finance 1.5
ACCTCY 7310 Accounting for Managers 3
FINANC 7220 Economics for Business 1.5
MANGMT 7390 Organizational Behavior and Management: Macro Processes* 1.5
MANGMT 7970 Intro to Strategic Management 1.5
MRKTNG 7460 Managerial Marketing 1.5
MRKTNG 7470 Advanced Marketing Management 1.5

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Start planning your Master of Science in Business degree today! Contact the Trulaske Graduate Programs team at 573-882-2750 or

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